See Change Ambassador Hazel Larkin from Celbridge, Co Kildare. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Hazel Larkin has spent a lot of time trying to figure out a strategy for the bad days when she cannot get out of bed. A writer, PhD student and mother(...)

Students from Caritas College, Ballyfermot enjoying a rowing workout. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Wooh-wheesh. Wooh-wheesh. The look on the faces of five teenage girls is familiar to everyone who has been in a gym or rowing club: the intense concen(...)

 Chief executive of the Labour Relations Commission Kieran Mulvey: Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry aid the report was “extremely concerning”.

Seanad leader Maurice Cummins has said he believes it is “wrong that anybody on a salary of €164,000 should get additional funding, irrespective of wh(...)

Change your diet and you may not need to use supplements to boost your health. Photograph: Thinkstock

Many athletes use supplements as part of their training or competition routine. This practice may stem from the belief that a normal diet is not suffi(...)

John Treacy, Chief Executive, Irish Sports Council. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The Irish Sports Council today announced an investment package of over €7.4 million to support the work of the major field sports’ governing b(...)

 At annoucement of the the Irish Sports Council 2013 Anti-Doping Testing figures at the Royal College of Physicians.  (left to right)  Dr. Hans Geyer, German Sports University, Cologne,  Dr. Una May, Director of Anti-Doping at Irish Sports Council, John Treacy, Chief Executive, Irish Sports Council, Leo Varadkar, T.D., Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Kieran Mulvey, Chairman of the Irish Sports Council, and Dr. Brendan Buckley, Chairman, Irish Sports Council Anti-Doping Committee. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Athletics and cycling are still the most tested disciplines of the Irish Sports Council anti-doping programme, accounting for over one-third o(...)

Sarah Greene and her UCD team-mates celebrate their Irish Senior Cup final victory over Pembroke Wanderers. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

In light of the season the UCD women’s hockey team has enjoyed, you could have picked just about any month since (...)

 A view of the par 4, 4th hole at The Old Head Golf Links towards the Old Head of Kinsale Lighthouse. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

The glass half-full philosophy is back in Irish golf, it would seem. Where once you needed a magnifying glass to see any green shoots, the evid(...)

Jerry Kiernan has always confessed his discomfort at this perception that Irish athletes are somehow all spectacularly well funded.

A lot of people think Jerry Kiernan is mad. Or hard to ignore, but worth the effort, as Con Houlihan liked to say whenever someone drove him ma(...)

Irish sailing is on the wrong tack if it is looking to grow the sport purely through its Olympic campaigns

Irish sailing is on the wrong tack if it is looking to grow the sport purely through its Olympic campaigns. The 34-year lust for Ireland’s next(...)

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